Teacher on leave for alleged inappropriate behavior

By Dean Wright - deanwright@aimmediamidwest.com

BIDWELL — According to Gallia County Local Schools District officials, a River Valley High School teacher has been placed on leave and an investigation is underway after allegations of inappropriate behavior were reported.

“We did put a teacher on administrative leave Wednesday, pending an investigation, into alleged inappropriate behavior with a student,” said Gallia Local Schools Superintendent Jude Meyers.

Further hearings surrounding the issue are anticipated in the near future. Gallia Sheriff Matt Champlin did confirm that an investigation is underway.

Dean Wright can be reached at 740-446-2342, ext. 2103.


By Dean Wright